Hanukkah in the Jewish Quarter
A Hanukkah tour through the alleyways of the Jewish Quarter to look for the menorahs in the windows and doorways. Hear about the holiday origins, customs, melodies and songs that may not be familiar. Visit the Old Yishuv Courtyard Museum, learn about Hanukkah in Jerusalem, about the foods and customs of the different communities in Jerusalem and taste the holiday foods. Learn why donuts are eaten and what the source of the donut is, and whether the fact that there is no special holiday meal for Chanukah affected the holiday dishes.